Escorts patients to exam rooms, obtains and appropriately records patient vital signs/medication list, monitors patient flow, assists physicians with minor clinical procedures, performs EKGs, administers medication as directed by physician. Schedules diagnostic tests ordered by the physician as needed. Performs various administrative duties, including answering patient calls, returning MD and pharmacy phone calls, etc . Ensures patient's right to privacy, safety, and confidentiality is maintained. Maintains a safe environment in accordance with standards, policies, and safety regulations. Ensures compliance with infection control policies. Performs venipuncture methods such as syringe, vacutainer, blood culture and finger stick. Collects and uses proper specimen techniques. Oversees and equipment and office supply inventory.
Works with Executive Programs and provides back up administrative when needed.
Manages Daily Patient Flow and adjusts clinical staff schedule to ensure quality and patient centered care.
Establishes and revises work center schedule and related staff schedules (with input from clinic director) Other duties as assigned.